Chicago Ridge is a booming retail center for its area drawing hundreds of thousands of shoppers annually. The attraction is Chicago Ridge Mall, an enclosed shopping center with four major department store anchors and 145 other stores, shops, boutiques, and restaurants. Another shopping enticement is Chicago Ridge Commons, a convenient plaza with 32 stores.
The economy of the community is balanced with an expanding industrial base. The Park at Chicago Ridge is both an industrial center and a Tax Increment Financing district. The latter inducement is attracting light industries and warehouse facilities to the community.
Chicago Ridge families look with great expectations to their annual summertime festival and are never disappointed. The festival, with its carnival, tasty foods, and nationally-known entertainers, is all around family fun.
Youngsters in Chicago Ridge attend schools in Districts 122 and 127. Both offer excellent education programs that aim at preparing students for college or a career.
Lexington Health Care Center provides medical services for most non-life-threatening illnesses and accidents. Fairhaven of Chicago Ridge is a local nursing home providing skilled care for the aged and infirmed.
Chicago Ridge is 30 minutes from Chicago's Loop. I-294 passes by its southwestern boundary, giving the community quick access to the Chicago area's interstate highway and expressway system. About 20 minutes away from Midway Airport and 45 minutes from O'Hare International, Chicago Ridge is a convenient place to live and work.
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